Binding: later pastepaper, backed in sheepskin. Spine tooled in gilt, author and brief title on label. Page edges red. Green silk place marker
At foot of front pastedown is Ulrich Middeldorf's label, and at the upper left-hand corner is a printed slip with hand-written shelfmark. Mounted on front free endpaper verso and back pastedown are printed slips from booksellers' catalogs, offering books by and about Pius II
On t.p. are woodcut arms of Gregory XIII, to whom the work is dedicated. Historiated and foliated initials
Includes index, errata, and register of signatures at end
Signatures: a⁶ A-3B⁸ (a2 blank)
No copyright page found. No table-of-contents pages found. Text obscured by gutter throughout original.